Portraits from Africa

Reading Time: 2 minutes Rafael Comino Matas, a Spanish artist, uses one of the most inspiring, unique ways to capture his experiences in Africa –  journaling in the form of a sketchbook. He captures powerful portraits of people that he meets along the journey. His striking mix of different materials such as watercolor, pencil, and pen create beautiful effects in his …

Terry Behan talks about failure

Reading Time: 2 minutes A while back, we had the very talented and successful Terry Behan gave us a Creative Mornings talk on exploring the need to fail faster in Africa, which was hosted at the 100% Design South Africa expo at Gallagher Convention Centre. Terry is a creative thinker, social entrepreneur, author and brand builder across the African Continent who …

The Quest to Power Africa

Reading Time: < 1 minute Africa is the second largest continent in terms of population and land mass, however the majority of African populations do not have access to electricity. This infographic created by GOOD and Column Five Media provides some fascinating statistics about energy usage in Africa.